Labor rights and guarantees of employees of the enterprises going into receivership in the DPR will be completely preserved according to the active legislation of the Republic, the press-service of the DPR Ministry of Industry reports.
The authorities of the DPR have begun negotiations with the largest mining and processing works (MPW) of the Russian Federation on supply of raw materials for the benefit of the iron and steel enterprises of the Republic.
The LPR showcased 41 investment opportunities at today's First Investment Forum in Lugansk, said the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade's representative Tatyana Prokaza.
The LPR Council of Ministers has granted investors seven-year profit tax and land fee exemption, acting Council of Ministers member Natalia Khorsheva told on Tuesday.
The move is aimed at creating favorable environment for implementing investment projects in the Lugansk People’s Republic, Khorsheva said.
Donbass and the Crimea are to establish a joint enterprise to facilitate business connection under unrecognition conditions, said Ruslan Sorokovenko, the Minister of Agriculture and Food.
He reminded that the Crimean companies operated under western sanctions.
Coal from the republics of Donbass is already supplied to the territory of Ukraine, but through Russia and at twice the price. This was stated by the former Minister of Economy Viktor Suslov.
According to him, only Ukraine is losing because of the blockade of Donbass.
The Head of Donetsk People's Republic, Alexander Zakharchenko, talked about export sales of products, made in the DPR in press conference on Tuesday evening.
The decision to introduce a full transport blockade of the DPR and the LPR, adopted by the Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council on the initiative of President Petro Poroshenko, directly contradicts the Minsk Agreements.
The National Security and Defense Council (SNBO) of Ukraine instructed the National Bank and the Security Service of the country within a day to make suggestions for imposing sanctions against banks in which there is a state share of the Russian Federation. This was stated by the SNBO Secretary Alexander Turchinov following the meeting of the Council.
The press secretary of the Russian president Dmitry Peskov assured that the Kremlin "very closely" follows the situation with the branches of Russian banks in Ukraine.
"It is clear that we are very attentively and with great concern watching what is happening in Kiev," the Kremlin spokesman told reporters.
Yasinovataya Engineering Plant ran trials of its upgraded tunnelling machine on Tuesday, reported the DPR Industry and Trade Ministry press service.
Almost 12 thousand people got their jobs with the help of the DPR employment centers over the past two months, the press service of the Republican employment center reports.
Utility rates in Ukraine are almost six times higher than those set for residents of the Donetsk People's Republic (DPR). This is evidenced by the data of the comparative table published today by the Ministry of Construction, Housing and Utilities of the DPR.
The Sberbank began to service in its offices clients who provide passports of citizens of the Donetsk People's Republic and the Lugansk People's Republic today.
Ukrainian authorities increase the utility payments' rates for the population quarterly. Meanwhile, in the Donetsk People's Republic utility rates haven't been raised since 2014. The Head of the Donetsk People's Republic told what it is caused by, and outlined the policy of their growth's control.
The Ministers’ Council of Donetsk People's Republic published the list of the enterprises in which the external administration was established. The list was published at the Council’s internet site and it includes 43 enterprises.
Among the enterprises, placed under the administrative receivership there are: